Quickenshtein v1.5.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-06-14 // about 1 year ago
  • Performance Improvements

    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Support for 16-bit (ushort) diagonal calculations (#20) - approximately 15% faster under certain workloads
    • Improving pointer handling for diagonal calculations (d6ef6d4) - approximately 8% faster
    • ๐ŸŽ Improving end-of-string trimming performance (c7be0ac) - approximately 5% faster

Previous changes from v1.4.0

  • Performance Improvements

    • Replaced primary .NET Core implementation with new Diagonal Levenshtein Calculation, based on Anna Henningsen's C implementation of Levenshtein Distance - approximately 40% faster than previous
    • Faster sequential filling for non-diagonal calculations - approximately 20-40% faster than previous